LATICRETE INTERNATIONAL, INC.IS THE MADE IN CT MANUFACTURER OF THE WEEK
April 17, 2013
(Rocky Hill, Connecticut) – CONNSTEP announced today LATICRETE International, Inc. is the featured Made in CT manufacturer of the week. Located in Bethany, LATICRETE is a global leader in the manufacture of innovative systems for the installation of tile and stone.
LATICRETE is a world-wide manufacturer and marketer of globally proven construction solutions used in residential, commercial and industrial applications. Founded in 1956, by Dr Henry M. Rothberg and his wife, Lillian, LATICRETE remains a family-owned company today. Their focus on ‘customers for life’, not short term economic gain, a family culture that comes only from a privately held business, and a belief that innovation in everything they make and do are the keys to their continued success.
LATICRETE believes strongly in being good corporate citizens and is committed to “doing good” as they “do well”. The list of organizations LATICRETE and its employees have contributed time, resources, and funding to includes: The Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, March of Dimes, Shiners’ Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital Gala, and The University of Connecticut, just to name a few.
The Made in CT Program (www.made-in-ct.com) is a dedicated feature on the CONNSTEP website, creating a directory for the state’s manufacturers to showcase products and services. Eligible companies can register to receive a complimentary company profile page to share company history, products/services and company news. The goal of the program is to showcase the products made in the Nutmeg State and highlight the contributions of the manufacturing community to the public. Additionally, the program provides social media forums for manufacturers to connect with one another and discuss industry issues.
“CONNSTEP is excited to provide an opportunity for our manufacturers to benefit from greater exposure and to be recognized for the important impact they make on the Connecticut community, ” Bonnie Del Conte, president and CEO of CONNSTEP, “The Made in CT Program offers local supply chain connections, sector peer networking and greater visibility to legislators and other economic stakeholders.”
All participating companies have the opportunity to become the featured manufacturer of the week. As the featured manufacturer of the week, LATICRETE International, Inc. will be prominently displayed on the CONNSTEP website as well as on the “Made in CT” Facebook page, LinkedIn group and Twitter feed (@CTMade).
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